Project title: SUSTAINABLE PUBLIC TRANSPORT SOLUTIONS AND INNOVATIVE GOVERNANCE SCHEMES FOR IMPROVING CONNECTIVITY IN CENTRAL EUROPE

The SUSTANCE project helps solve the lack of efficient and sustainable public transport solutionsin peripheral and cross-border areas of Central Europe an increased dependency on individual mobility and private vehicles have been observed. A jointly developed approach between project partners could ensure mobility system’s benefits from the advantages of new technological and innovative approaches and from the setting up of new cooperation schemes.

To achieve this the project approach will be based on an innovative methodology for assessment of Public Transport accessibility and identification of existing gaps thus posing the ground for supporting the setting up of new innovative services. Implementation of innovative pilot activities and derived joint solutions will lead to the validation of customized intervention roadmaps that will be deployed in cooperation with relevant stakeholder and afterwards endorsed by key stakeholders and decision makers. A special focus will be dedicated to the transferability and replicability of the achieved results resulting in a dedicated supporting tool.

This project is supported by Interreg CENTRAL EUROPE Programme with co-financing from European Ragional Developement Fund

Project budget: 2.013.259,00 EUR
ERDF funding: 1.610.607,20 EUR
Project duration: April 2023 – March 2026
Additional project information: www.interreg-central.eu/projects/sustance